Community Development


Contact Information

Community Development Department
590 40th Avenue NE
Columbia Heights, MN 55421


Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Community Development
Huset Parkway_thumbCommunity Development is responsible for the long-range planning activities of the City, zoning administration, enforcement of land-use control ordinances, housing policies and management, Building Code enforcement, administration of permits and licenses, Comprehensive Plan development, and the coordination of the City's economic development activities. Community Development also provides staff services to the Planning and Zoning Commission, the Economic Development Authority, and the Housing and Redevelopment Authority. 

Staff Contact Information
Joe Hogeboom, Community Development Director
Phone: (763) 706-3675  |  Email:   

Keith Dahl, Community Development Manager
Phone: (763) 706-3674  |  Email:  

Elizabeth Hammond, City Planner
Phone: (763) 706-3673  |  Email:   

Larry Pepin, Building Official
Phone: (763) 706-3677  |  Email:   

Shelley Hanson, Permits and Licensing Secretary
Phone: (763) 706-3678  |  Email:   

Jodi Griffin, Community Development Secretary
Phone: (763) 706-3672  |  Email: